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roil

[′rȯil]
(hydrology)
A small section of a stream, characterized by swiftly flowing, turbulent water.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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